self-inductance

noun
self-in·duc·tance | \ˌself-in-ˈdək-tən(t)s \

Definition of self-inductance 

: inductance in which an electromotive force is produced by self-induction

First Known Use of self-inductance

1888, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of self-inductance was in 1888

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self-inductance

noun
self-in·duc·tance | \-in-ˈdək-tən(t)s \

Medical Definition of self-inductance 

: inductance that induces an electromotive force in the same circuit as the one in which the current varies

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